Welcome to the Northwood Elementary construction home page!Northwood Elementary School is the newest of the Mercer Island School Districts four elementary schools. It was originally built in 2016, it is approximately 77,000 sqft and houses over 450 students. The Architect for the building was Mahlum Architects and the General Contractor was Bayley Construction. Since its construction Northwood Elementary has won several architecture awards including the local AIA Honor Award of 2016. You can read more about the award in the Daily Journal of Commerce.The Northwood was built on the piece of property that until 1999 originally served as Mercer Crest Junior High School built in 1961. After the schools closure until Northwood was built, the site was home to an auxiliary gymnasium for the Mercer Island High School, Youth Theater Northwest, and Country Village Day School.
Please refer below for a general timeline of all of the projects as well as a few links with more information and photos of the renovations.